Astro Advice Weekly For April 14, 2019

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Look at what you can accomplish on the 14th and what you can do to bring about positive changes that will encourage a healthier lifestyle. Listen carefully on the 15th and 16th. Rules should be enforced to avoid complications that can lead to fines or legal problems. Paying attention to detail and being factual when dealing with institutions will make a difference when faced with controversy. Share what you know as well as your feelings on the 17th, 18th and 19th, and you will bring about positive change that will help to clear up any uncertainty you've been experiencing. A positive change that takes place on the 20th will be directly linked to transparency regarding a personal partnership.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Stay focused on what you need to accomplish on the 14th. Taking care of personal finances, documents that need to be updated and domestic issues will put you at ease. Do what's got to be done on the 15th and 16th without relying on someone else. Taking care of business on your own will ensure that things get done properly and help to ward off disappointment and anger. Enthusiasm coupled with a plan on the 17th, 18th and 19th will turn into a prosperous venture. Your negotiating skills will lead to unexpected opportunities. Abide by the rules and regulations to avoid setbacks. Express your emotions on the 20th to find out where you stand. Do what makes you happy.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Be realistic on the 14th, and make every move and penny spent count. Home improvements don't have to be expensive if you rearrange, clear space and do the work yourself. A garage sale will bring in a little extra cash. Be wary of someone trying to sell you something on the 15th and 16th. Whether it's money, time or your skills, don't fold under pressure. Learn to say no. Learn from experience on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Put your energy into projects and activities that are going to lead to self-improvement. Distance yourself from users and abusers. Tie up any unfinished personal business on the 20th. If you leave your responsibilities in someone else's hands, you will end up being disappointed.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Connect with people from your past on the 14th; it will be an eye-opening experience. What you discover will give you the boost you need to start something new. Let go of negativity, and put your heart into what matters most to you. A change at home on the 15th and 16th will lead to better relationships and less stress. Don't let red tape get you down; deal with such matters and keep moving forward. You'll face opposition on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Have a backup plan in place as well as incentives that will bring others around to seeing things your way. Spend time with someone you love on the 20th in order to enhance your relationship and your personal life.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Walk away from erratic behavior on the 14th and people who are heading in a different direction than you. Protect your reputation, your assets and your emotional well-being. Learn as you go on the 15th and 16th, but don't lose sight of what's happened in the past. Joint ventures aren't likely to turn out as planned. Look for opportunities on the 17th, 18th and 19th that allow you to use your skills artfully and that don't confine or box you into a prototype. Your uniqueness is part of your charm, and you shouldn't be afraid to let it shine. Emotions will be difficult to control on the 20th. Be reasonable when dealing with situations that are unpredictable.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Your involvement in events or activities on the 14th that include the older and younger people in your life will be rewarding and insightful. Share your thoughts and feelings on the 15th and 16th; the feedback you get will help you make plans and decisions that will improve your relationship with others as well as your future. Personal improvements are highlighted. Make adjustments for the right reason on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Consider the consequence of your actions and how it will influence your relationship with the people you love the most. Personal and spiritual growth are encouraged. A day trip or discussion on the 20th will have a profound effect on the way you move forward. Romance is highlighted.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Choose where you put your energy wisely on the 14th. Refuse to let someone take advantage of you or press you to take care of responsibilities that don't belong to you. Concentrate on the projects that will make a difference. Dealing with colleagues, bosses or officials on the 15th and 16th should be done with transparency to avoid setbacks as well as making yourself look bad. If someone pressures you to be dishonest, walk away. Focus on what you can do on the 17th, 18th and 19th. Spend time with someone you love, not someone who puts demands on you and your emotional well-being. Let mistakes be your guide on the 20th, and avoid being bamboozled by someone with lofty ideas.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Don't let the little things get to you on the 14th. Busy yourself with creative endeavors, research and fact-finding. Keep the peace; avoid chaos. You'll gain insight on the 15th and 16th through helping those less fortunate. Work alongside someone you love and respect; it will bring you closer together. Romance is favored. Emotional manipulation will be used on the 17th, 18th and 19th to try and separate you from your money or to disrupt your personal life. Rise above any maltreatment and do your own thing. Getting into a feud with a friend or relative will lead to a regrettable stalemate. Creativity will bring you peace of mind on the 20th. Share with someone you love.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): What you need in your life on the 14th are peace and love. Look past other people's flaws and concentrate on the positive aspects and how to bring those characteristics to the forefront. An emotional incident will leave you questioning your personal life and situation on the 15th and 16th. Mull over what's transpired, and act accordingly. An opportunity to make a change on the 17th, 18th and 19th should be looked at closely. Weigh the pros and cons, and consider the long-term results. Don't let anyone interfere or cause you to miss out on a great opportunity. Persuasive tactics based on emotional manipulation can be expected on the 20th. Consider the motives behind the tears or anger before you retaliate.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Protect your reputation on the 14th. Make it clear where you stand, what you want and how you plan to move forward, and you will prevent someone from blaming you of be misleading. Joint finances should be handled carefully on the 15th and 16th. Expect opposition due to an emotional impasse. Revisit how best to satisfy everyone involved without jeopardizing what belongs to you. Concentrate on physical exertion on the 17th, 18th and 19th with the sole purpose of easing stress and giving yourself a chance to contemplate your next move. Anger will not serve a purpose. You can make a decision, a move and a personal change on the 20th that will improve your life and give you something to look forward to.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): An unpredictable situation that develops on the 14th will need to be monitored carefully before you make a move. Double-check motives on both sides of the table before making a decision. Partnerships can be trying on the 15th and 16th if one or both of you are under stress or going through uncertainty regarding the best way to move forward. Open up about the changes you want to see happen on the 17th, 18th and 19th, and you will start a dialogue that will lead to improvements. A couple of changes at home will help you lower your overhead and ease financial stress. Look at an emotional situation carefully on the 20th before you say or do something that will make you look bad.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Don't jump to conclusions on the 14th or make a big deal out of something that isn't. Listen to what others have to say; nothing is as it appears. Clear up any misconception you have about someone on the 15th and 16th, and you will find a way to move forward and make the most of whatever situation you face. Being open and receptive will encourage compromise. Offer help for the right reason on the 17th, 18th and 19th, not expecting to get something in return but because you are empathetic to the cause. Your benevolence will lead to greater respect and admiration. Romance is encouraged. A financial gain, gift or debt repaid will make your day on the 20th. Be gracious and thankful.

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